Athens Sunset View

Athens Sunset View

Short video from atop Lycabettus Hill in Athens, Greece. And I actually took some OK pictures for once as well! Location of the hilltop view in Athens Acropolis in middle Atop Lycabettus Hill From the top where cable car drops off Acropolis is lit up towards the...
Sheldon 100th Anniversary Celebration

Sheldon 100th Anniversary Celebration

I am honored and excited to be composing a commissioned piece for the 100th Anniversary Celebration of the Sheldon Concert Hall in St. Louis, MO. The world premiere of “This Present Past” will be October 11, 2012 and will feature a poem by Howard Nemerov...
White House Performance

White House Performance

It was an honor to return to the White House to perform with Dianne Reeves for President & Mrs. Obama at the annual Governor’s Dinner on Feb. 26, 2012. The top photo is by official White House photographer Pete Souza, the middle by our sound engineer Paul...
Tokyo, Japan part 1

Tokyo, Japan part 1

I was reunited with my good friend Chris Thomas for a recent tour in Japan with Dianne Reeves. This is part one of a blog of us traveling to Shinjuku in search of...
2012 St. Louis Arts Awards

2012 St. Louis Arts Awards

I am honored to have been selected by the Arts & Education Council for a 2012 St. Louis Arts Award – “Excellence in the Arts.” I look forward to attending and performing at the 2012 St. Louis Arts Awards on Jan. 23, 2012 at the Chase Park Plaza....